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'The Compleat Explorer' by Griffith Taylor | by National Library of Scotland
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'The Compleat Explorer' by Griffith Taylor

Thomas Griffith "Grif" Taylor (1880 - 1963) was a British / Australian geographer, anthropologist and explorer. He was a survivor of Captain Robert Scott's Terra Nova Expedition to Antarctica (1910–1913). In this illustration dated 8 February 1911 depicts the typical clothing as used by 20th century Antarctic explorers. Find out more about early polar equipment:

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Taken on March 9, 2012